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Day and Night World Map

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The map below shows the current position of the Sun and the Moon. It shows which parts of the Earth are in daylight and which are in night.

Map showing day and night parts of the world

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Position of the Sun

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Sun is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 08' South
Longitude: 17° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 455.20 meters/second, 1638.7 km/hour, 1018.2 miles/hour or 884.8 knots.The table below shows the Sun position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 15' 00.1"16.97 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth16.97 mi
1 hour15° 00' 03.6"1018.21 miwest0° 00' 53.6"1.02 minorth1018.24 mi
24 hours0° 01' 34.6"1.78 miwest0° 21' 31.4"24.66 minorth24.72 mi

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 35' North
Longitude: 122° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.67 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"940.07 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth940.06 mi
24 hours11° 39' 49.4"755.52 mieast0° 21' 40.4"24.85 misouth756.81 mi

Locations with the Sun near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with Sun near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuamboTue 12:02 PM279 km173 miles151 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaTue 12:02 PM549 km341 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubangoTue 12:02 PM618 km384 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
Rundu *Tue 1:02 PM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaTue 12:02 PM797 km495 miles430 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrazzavilleTue 12:02 PM804 km499 miles434 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mbuji-MayiTue 1:02 PM854 km531 miles461 nmNortheast NE
CabindaTue 12:02 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorthwest NW
DolisieTue 12:02 PM944 km586 miles509 nmNorthwest NW
Pointe-NoireTue 12:02 PM949 km590 miles513 nmNorthwest NW
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